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Over the past twenty years, more than 18,000 people have been killed in Bulgaria and over 175000 were injured. Annually, the direct and indirect costs for Bulgaria from road accidents are estimated between 1 and 2 billion Levas. The traffic accidents are the leading cause of deaths among the young people of aged 15 to 29, the second between ages between 5 and 14 and the third between ages of 30 and 44 years old.

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Smart Drive Ltd participated in the workshop for traffic school education, organized by both the primary and secondary education directorates of eastern Thessaloniki and the relevant offices for health education of the Greek Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs. The workshop took place in Thessaloniki at the Premises of YMCA of Thessaloniki (ΧΑΝΘ) on the 31st of January 2018. Read more…
Smart Drive’s equipment consists of various interactive training tools for accident prevention in transportation, construction and mining, thus it can cover multiple events and training needs at the same time. Such needs were created in the last quarter of 2017, since several road safety seminars and events were active in different places at the same time. In particular, Smart Drive provided equipment for a road safety seminar, which took place at the 113 Combat Wings Premises in Thessaloniki on the 20th of October 2017, in parallel with the central event at the Mediterranean Cosmos. Read more…
The road safety exhibition “Safely moving with my family!” was held in the “Mediterranean Cosmos” shopping center of Thessaloniki, between 6th to 25th of October 2017. The exhibition was organized by the Hellenic Police, in collaboration with the non profit organisation “Alliance for Greece”, under the frame of the project “Road safety through eyes children”, aiming to inform people of all ages towards road safety issues.  Read more…
Transportation Engineers, technicians and executives of Smart Drive Ltd, in cooperation with the Hellenic Police (Traffic Police Department) using a roll over car simulator, informed at least 70,000 children and adult visitors of the 82nd International Trade Fair of Thessaloniki, raising their awareness, via the presentation of the deadly consequences of a roll over car accident at 50 kms/hour, if the driver and passengers are not wearing their seat belts. Read more…
Smart Drive Ltd participated with a scientific publication and at the same time with the first presentation of its equipment at the “8th International Conference on Transport Research in Greece” with the title: “The Future of Transportation: A Vision for 2030” organized by the Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers (HITE) and the Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT) of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH). The congress was at CERTH in Thermi, Thessaloniki, on September 27-29, 2017. Read more…
Thousands of visitors had the opportunity to be informed extensively on road safety issues during the 3rd Business Exhibition of Serres (Serexpo 2017) by police officersr of the Police Department of Serres. Read more…
The Pan-Hellenic Association of Driving Instructors (POEO) organized a workshop entitled “Driving instructors and road safety: The primary sector in road safety production”. The event took place on Saturday, April 23, 2016, under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks. It was held under the frame of Athens Money Show 2016, at the Astir Palace Hotel. Read more…
In 2015, SmartDrive was active in various road safety public awareness events, under the framework of its commitment into European Road Safety Charter (ERSC). Read more…

The eCall, an automatic pilot system sending a message to the emergency services in case of a traffic accidentwas presentedduring the International Conference held on 25 April 2014at the Main Auditorium of the Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks.
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The second 3D simulator has been installed in Bulgaria. The first one is being used for educational and public awareness purposes, while the second simulator will be used for research and training purposes. Read more…

A new software for Serres Racing Circuit has been  developed into Foerst Driving Simulator within 2013, under the frame of the cross border Interreg Project between Greece – Bulgaria which was called Promo Safe Driving. Read more…

One of the measures proposed by the EU for the reduction of traffic accidents concerning the decade 2011-2020is the upgrade of driver training. Among other EU proposals, is the suggestion to use driving simulators. Read more…